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Hashikura-ji Temple箸蔵寺

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"This ancient Buddhist temple, a special head temple of Shingon Buddhism, is reached by taking the Hashikurasan Ropeway a 10-minute walk from Hashikura Station on the JR Dosan Line. Records state the temple was founded to enshrine a statue personally carved by the great monk Kobo Daishi to serve as its principal object of worship in 828 after he received a sign from the god Konpira. Also known as the ""Inner Sanctuary of Konpira,"" the temple is one of the stations on the Shikoku 20 Bekkaku Temple Pilgrimage and is visited by many pilgrims traveling the route. The temple is famous for its ceremonies such as an esoteric star ceremony which involves praying to the celestial body which will govern your fortunes for the year; and a memorial service for old chopsticks held on August 4th, the day of chopsticks. Many of the temple's buildings, such as its main temple building and Gomaden hall, have been designated national and prefectural Important Cultural Properties."

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Tokushima Pref. Miyoshishi Ikedachoushudu Kuratani 1006 (IyaArea)

phone 0883720812

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Reviewed:2017/08/17 四国霊場の一つ
徳島県三好市にあるお寺で、四国霊場の一つです。お寺に行くには麓からはロープーウェイを利用することが出来ます。また景色も堪能する事が出来ます。

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Tokushima Pref. Miyoshishi Ikedachoushudu Kuratani 1006 [ map ]
Area
IyaArea
Phone
0883720812

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          The southeastern corner of Shikoku is home to Tokushima prefecture, a region celebrated for its luscious nature and the nation's favorite Awa Odori, an energetic dance to which an annual summer festival has been dedicated. Keeping the upbeat tempo, whirlpools excite the Naruto sea off Tokushima, while inland, dramatic cliffs line the Iya Valley, promising unrivaled views of vast and vibrant scenery.

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